Who is the ASSE Bayou Chapter?
ASSE is a global association of safety, health and environmental professionals dedicated to the advancement of its members and the profession through education and advocacy. The Bayou Chapter welcome's you to our website.
Chapter's Strategic Plan:
The Bayou Chapter ASSE is a member-driven association providing representation, promotion, and support for members engaged in the profession and practice of SE&H in their efforts to protect people, property, and the environment.
The vision of the Bayou Chapter is to be a resource for the safety, environmental and health (SE&H) professionals throughout South Louisiana and to promote the professional development of their careers.
The Bayou Chapter maintains the highest level of professional ethics, mutual trust, and treats all with dignity and respect. These values underlie our work, how we interact with each other, and those strategies we employ to fulfill our mission.
We believe that sound SH&E practices are both socially responsible and good business.
We value employers' commitment to sound SH&E practices.
We strive to meet member needs for training and development, networking, and community.
We believe in the strength of diversity and reach out to include all members.
We believe students & new professionals provide a pipeline to the future.
We believe that mentoring and growing our member base is critical for the continuity of our profession.
We believe that continuous learning is critical for the development of the safety professional.
We aspire to the highest degree of professional conduct, ethical practice, and integrity.
Goals & Objectives
- Recognize the Chapter needs through feedback, shared ideas and opportunities for improving.
- Establish and maintain a team to recognize members for their contributions to the SE&H profession. (Years of service and/or volunteering)
- Meet member needs for peer interaction and professional development.
- Continue to recruit and maintain members, including student members.
- Establish and maintain effective communications among safety professionals through meetings and website.
- Promote the Bayou Chapter ASSE and the SE&H profession in South Louisiana.